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John Hume, hailed as a who helped bring peace to Northern...

DUBLIN -- Archbishop Eamon Martin of Armagh, Northern Ireland, has hailed political leader John Hume as a "paragon of peace" for his key role...

British government legalizes abortion in Northern Ireland despite opposition

MANCHESTER, England -- The British government has pressed ahead with the legalization of abortion in Northern Ireland. A right of access to abortion was included...

Northern Ireland faith leaders say the people weren’t consulted on abortion...

MANCHESTER, England -- Church leaders in Northern Ireland encouraged their political parties to quickly re-establish their self-governing institutions to stop the British government from...

Britain votes to legalize abortion, same-sex marriage in Northern Ireland

MANCHESTER, England — Abortion and same-sex marriage will be made legal in Northern Ireland unless self-government in the province is restored within three months. The...

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